Sheldon and Neva Ackerman Moyer Endowed Scholarship

Sheldon Moyer played a key role in taking The State News from a 3 to a 5 day-a-week publication. When he left to serve in World War II, Neva Ackerman took over as managing editor. Both went on to have remarkable careers and this scholarship recognizes the importance of their MSU education. To be eligible to apply, students must be a junior or senior level undergraduate student in Fall 2021 with a declared major in the Department of Journalism or Advertising + Public Relations. Students must have a cumulative GPA of a 3.0 or higher. Recipients are chosen based on their experience working for the State News.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Will you be an undergraduate student with junior or senior standing in Fall 2021 (56+ credits complete after Spring 2021)?
  2. Are you or have you been actively involved with The State News?
  3. If you have been actively involved with The State News, please describe how. If you have not, please list "N/A."